Indiana University School of Dentistry (IUSD), through its expanding Community-Based Dental Education program is seeking applications for a full time (0.8 to 1.0 FTE) Clinical Education Director in the IUSD Department of Biomedical Sciences and Comprehensive Care. This position will be a full-time clinical or tenure track position at the assistant, associate, or full professor level depending on the applicant’s credentials. The Director will coordinate the year-long Evansville CBDE rotations of IUSD students, provide clinical instruction and assessment, coordinate interprofessional education on-site, manage clinical staff, make recommendations to the department chair and Indianapolis CBDE Program Director for program changes as well as have administrative, financial and outreach responsibilities to make the Evansville program successful. The position requires relocation to Evansville, Indiana and periodic travel to area health facilities and IU School of Dentistry in Indianapolis.
IU School of Dentistry is located on the IUPUI campus. IUPUI is a national leader in life sciences research, civic engagement, service learning, first-year experiences, and assessment of institutional effectiveness. Indianapolis, the state capital of Indiana, is the 14th largest city in the nation and is home to outstanding cultural institutions and several professional sports teams situated in a diverse regional economy.
IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. IUPUI has received the prestigious Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from Insight Into Diversity for seven consecutive years. We seek greater diversity in our faculty and staff to broaden students' academic experience and to enrich our campus community. Candidates must be sensitive to the needs of and possess an interest in working in an academic community that is diverse with regard to on the basis of age, color, disability, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Indiana University School of Dentistry is the only dental school in the Hoosier state and educates approximately 80% of the dentists practicing in Indiana and offers an extraordinary learning environment in which teaching, research and community service are uniquely combined to prepare tomorrow's dental professionals.
Requirements for this position include a minimum of 1-3 years clinical experience, and graduation from a CODA-accredited dental school. In addition, the candidate must qualify for an unrestricted dental license in Indiana.
Preferred qualifications include completion of a CODA-accredited PGY1 (AEGD or GPR) residency, previous program management and clinical experience in a hospital or ambulatory setting and minimum of 5 years teaching experience in a GPR or AEGD program. It would be beneficial if the applicant has had administrative experience with an accredited PGY1 dental program as this is a future desire to develop regional PGY1 residency programs within the state
Department Contact for Questions:
Questions can be directed to Dr. Melanie Peterson (firstname.lastname@example.org), Associate Dean for Admissions and Student Affairs, Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis.
OAA #: IN-DENT-DSOB19001
Appointment Status: Non-Tenure Track
Internal Number: 7910
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.